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Academy Hostel

Via Ricasoli 9, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #12 of 214 Specialty Lodging in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such a great hostel! I would recommend it to any solo travellers. I was in a 4 person mixed dorm room and it was so spacious. You are given a single bed (no bunks - yay!) with a bed side table and a partition between the beds. The bathroom is to share between the 4 and it is pretty big... More

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Tartu, Tartumaa, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Best location, absolutely clean, cool and friendly staff, comfortable beds, free computer access, free aperitivo (pasta/pizza + wine) every night... Lots of books, common room, breakfast with awesome fruit salad, large well-lit mirrors and chairs to apply make-up... Flashlights for moving in your room at night when the others are asleep and you do not want to turn on the... More

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Toluca, Mexico
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69 reviews 69 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hostel is awesome, the location is unbeatable only a few steps to the duomo, the front door give you the sense of night protection, the staff is kind and friendly especially Rose, the room had a locker even when we travel 4 friends, the housekeeping of the room is good. The breakfast is not helpful for a big belly... More

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Sydney, Australia
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24 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Academy delivered what it promised! Great location and clean facilities. We had a private twin share on the top floor with our own bathroom! For what we paid- it was good value for money! Reception could be a little slow- but dont let that deter you. Another thing to bear in mind is the lockout period between 11am-230pm (or... More

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Sandringham, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed in a 4 bedroom (mixed). Amazing location only metres from duomo. Basic hostel - clean, professional, practical, computer access. Breakfast was substandard however the pasta/wine served during the evening was good quality and complimentary. Although we were initially confused as to why we could not return to hostel during the day it was not an... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to stay in the centre of Florence. Spotlessly clean, great location, and not your usual hostel, no partying here which was quite refreshing! Caters to an older crowd and also families. Great breakfast. Couldn't ask for more!

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Makati
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to be close to the center of Florence, near Duomo, then you cannot ask for a better location. This hostel even offers free pizza party every night and free breakfast in the morning. Although I must say their dorm rate of 33 euros a little bit more expensive than most hostels I have stayed at in Europe.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best hostel I been so far! Wonderful location - 2mins away from the Duomo. It is also clean and safe with a private bathroom in each room. The staff is really friendly, eager to help and their recommendation are amazing! Their free breakfast and evening wine and appetizer are delizioso! I will definitely go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved staying there, it was super friendly staff very helpfull! the hostel is well located, near the duomo clean and private bathrooms free breakfest and free evening italian food! very good and great to meet the people from the hostel i loved staying there the only thing that i didnt like was the cleaning policy, that you have to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in this hostel for 3 nights. After all the good reviews and some 'Hoscar' - awards, we thought this would be an amazing hostel. It was not. The staff is friendly, especially two younger guys, whom we had a good talk with and who were worth visiting the hostel. But one of them is leaving the hostel, which... More

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Address: Via Ricasoli 9, 50122 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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